Category Archives: Brixton Village

Brixton Village: One Year On

It’s a year this week since we agreed to run a project to bring twenty empty shops in Brixton Village back into use. If we’d had any idea of the scale of what we were embarking on, I doubt whether Julia …

Valuing the Market

When Lambeth Council introduced us to the owners of Brixton Village/​Granville Arcade a year ago, there were twenty shops sitting empty in the market. Its current manager tells me that in the ten years he has worked there, under …

More ways to get involved at Brixton Village

UPDATE: The Space Makers project at Brixton Village finished in October 2010, but there are still plenty of other ways to get involved. Please contact The Brick Box community arts hub for more information.

When we started work …

Saturdays in Brixton: We Need You!

For the past four months, Space Makers Agency has been working at Brixton Village (aka Granville Arcade), an amazing indoor market in south London. When we started, there were 20 empty shops in the market. Now they’re full …

Space Makers in Brixton: How are we doing?

It feels like a good moment to take stock of what’s happened so far with the Space Makers project in Brixton.

I’ll post some photos soon of the big foodie event yesterday. We had hundreds of people down and a great …

Final line-​up for Saturday’s big foodie day at Brixton Village!

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Come and join us this Saturday to celebrate the revival of Brixton Village indoor market (aka Granville Arcade) with a day of tasty events to warm the coldest January! Space Makers has been working there over the past couple …

Last day for Brixton Village applications!

Lots of you have already sent in proposals for Brixton Village — and we’re looking forward to reading them all after the application process closes tonight. If you’re still working on yours, you have until midnight to get …

Space Explorers at Brixton Village

Brixton Village Space Exploration Night, 10th Nov 2009 - photograph by Sara Haq

Thank you to everyone who came down on Tuesday for the Space Exploration Night at Brixton Village. We counted over three hundred of you — and the atmosphere was amazing.

If you weren’t able to make it, Space Makers …

Brixton Village: Space Exploration Tonight!

Welcome to the new Space Makers Agency site!

We’re making the final preparations for tonight’s event at Brixton Village. If you’re coming, I’d recommend wrapping up warmly — you definitely know it’s November inside the market.

You can view the …